1,001 Proverbs for Every Occasion: Wise Thoughts and Insightful Advice from Around the World

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Norma Gleason
Citadel Press, 2001 - Literary Criticism - 106 pages
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An extraordinary compilation of entertaining, humorous, and wise proverbs from twenty-six different countries is arranged alphabetically by subject and delves into the languages and philosophies of cultures from around the world.
 

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Contents

Advice
3
Age
4
Attitudes
5
Authority
8
Beauty W Beggars
11
Behavior
12
Belief
14
Books
15
Drink
36
Envy
39
Equality
40
Excuses
41
Experience
42
Faults and Virtues
43
Finality
44
Fools
45

Caution
16
Character
19
Children
21
Common Sense
23
Companions
24
Competence
25
Confidence Conscience
26
Consequences
27
Contentment
28
Cooperation
30
Death
32
Desperation
33
Destiny
34
Differences
35
Foolishness
46
Friends and Enemies
48
Futile Expectations
50
Good and Evil
52
Greed
53
Guests
54
Impossibilities
60
Justice and Injustice
66
Money
74
Preferable Alternatives
80
Secrecy
91
Teachers
97
Useless Pursuits
104
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